Support students through COVID-19

Many of our students are in need; the part-time and casual work they rely on to pay for rent and necessities has disappeared as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. QUT has directed additional funds towards the Emergency Student Fund to provide immediate support to eligible students in need.

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51% of recipients are first in family to attend university

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The Learning Potential Fund supports students experiencing financial hardship to attend and remain at university. Each year, more than 2000 students benefit from the generosity of donors.

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14 Dec 2020

Master of Teaching student's rewarding rural experience

Master of Teaching (Primary) student Georgia Ritchie completed her final Professional Experience placement in Weipa with help from the Geoffrey and Cynthia Taylor Remote Teaching Bursary. Georgia shares what she gained through her experience, including a sense of community, professional development – and a full-time teaching job!

26 Nov 2020

Widening Participation in Science Bursary a boost for STEM studies

After leading and growing QUT’s STEM Widening Participation program for eight years, Maria Barrett decided she wanted to do something special to inspire and support students from disadvantaged backgrounds to continue their science studies through to university.

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